AADC Members are dedicated to serving patients, the public, purchasers of dental benefits, and the profession of dentistry. An experienced dental benefits consultant can provide valuable insight and input on:

  • Network issues

  • Dental claim policy and standards of care

  • Dental plan coverage and utilization management 

Our goal is to connect dentists and others involved in dental benefits consulting and administration, to identify and promote best practices, and to advance education and promote a common base of knowledge for consistent, evidence-based plan and claims evaluations.

Mission Statement

The mission of the American Association of Dental Consultants is to provide skills for competent and ethical decision making through quality education and networking opportunities which will serve the best interests of patients, purchasers of healthcare benefits, and the dental profession. 

Vision Statement

AADC's vision is to advance, promote and maintain the knowledge and expertise of dental consultants through support, professional development, and advocating for its members.


Policy on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

The American Association of Dental Consultants (AADC) is committed to a culture of diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging to foster a safe and equitable environment for its membership. In this environment, representation matters and members are provided opportunities to make meaningful contributions. Diverse viewpoints and needs are heard, valued, and respected. The AADC embraces diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging to ensure a relevant and sustainable organization and deliver purposeful value to members, prospective members and stakeholders. The AADC’s commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging will strengthen our mission to serve the best interest of patients, consumers, purchasers of healthcare benefits and the dental profession and to follow our vision of support for our members.

The Beacon

THE BEACON informs members about the latest issues affecting dentistry and dental benefits. An annual subscription to the publication is included in your membership fee.